The films and series pitched from the country range widely in subject matter, from terrorist extremism to zombie goats.
Alex Dudok de Wit
Animated shows have long promoted environmental messages. Now the studios themselves are catching up.
Oasis’s union was the first animation union to be accredited in Canada.
Otto served as head of character animation on Dreamworks’s “How to Train Your Dragon” trilogy.
A look at Chilean feature and series pitches at Annecy.
Disney also presented two other upcoming shows from white African creators at Annecy.
The Netflix holiday special is directed by Aardman newcomers Dan Ojari and Mikey Please.
We watched all the feature pitches at Annecy’s MIFA market. Here are the three we liked best.
“Hot Pot! Cartoons” will aim to find Chinese artists and bring their animated shorts to the global market.
Chomet is best known for the Oscar-nominated features “The Triplets of Belleville” and “The Illusionist.”
France’s TeamTO is partnering with Toronto’s House of Cool to teach storyboard classes.
Mentorships are key. Talent is not all about artistry. Parents need to be educated. And more …
Fatima Mohammadi and Tayiba Musavi were working on an animated film for children, according to a colleague.
Yesterday, we reported out of Annecy on Inside Job, Netflix’s first in-house adult animation series. More news from that department: …
The distributor is planning a winter theatrical release, positioning the film for an Oscar run next year.
The London-based company cites the current boom in demand for content as a reason.
Meanwhile, Locksmith co-founder Sarah Smith is leaving the studio.
The Oscar-qualified “The Nose or the Conspiracy of Mavericks” won the top feature prize.
In today’s animation industry, which is growing and evolving at warp speed, 50 years seems like a geological age. When Nelvana …
This week, we spotlight five directors who have a short film in competition at Annecy.